All about the color of Valentines Day Roses

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Learn about the color of Valentines Day Roses

Roses are synonymous with love and especially Valentines Day. Red roses have earned a special place as the flower of love. Red is also the color of love, Valentines Day and symbolizes warmth, passion and strong feelings. Red is also associated with Venus, the goddess of love.

Most people will be giving red roses to their loved ones on Valentines Day, but have you ever wondered what roses of different colors actually mean?

The meaning of Roses and their color

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Rainbow Rose

Have a look at the meaning behind the differently colored roses. Some of the meanings may come as quite a surprise!

  • White Rose:  True love, purity of the mind and reverence
  • Pink Rose: Grace, gentle feelings of love
  • Dark Pink Rose: Gratitude
  • Light Pink Rose: Admiration, sympathy
  • Yellow Rose: Friendship, celebration and joy
  • Yellow Rose with red tips: Friendship, falling in love
  • Lilac Rose:  Love at first sight and enchantment
  • Red Rose:  Love and passion
  • Coral Rose: Desire
  • Peach Rose: Desire and excitement or appreciation
  • Burgundy Rose: Beauty
  • Blue Rose: Mystery
  • Green Rose: Calm
  • Orange Rose: Enthusiasm and desire
  • Purple Rose: Protection
  • Black Rose: Finality, It’s Over

Now you have a list of different roses and what each color means. There is actually a rose for every occasion and every event.

For this Valentines Day, your best choice will still be red roses, the flower of romance, love and passion.

Happy Valentines Day!